Winners of Germany’s federal elections in
September spent more than a month hashing out the specifics of a
ruling coalition between Angela Merkel’s Christian Democratic Union
and the second place Social Democratic Party, whose membership must
still approve the agreement. Among the deals struck during
negotiations is a new restriction on prostitution in Germany.
Germany’s biggest political parties have agreed to ban
so-called flat-rate sex offered by some brothels in the
The move is part of a clampdown on Germany’s booming prostitution
industry that critics say has got out of hand since a 2002 law
legalised sex work.
They view as exploitative the special offers in some brothels where
men can have unlimited sex for 100 euros ($136).
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from Hit & Run http://reason.com/blog/2013/12/04/ban-on-all-you-can-sex-deals-in-germany